Karen Ho, DDS - General & Cosmetic Dentist
Dr. Karen Ho is a board certified Doctor of Dental Surgery who has been practicing since 2004. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of California, Riverside, and Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry. After dental school, Dr. Ho chose to hone her clinical skills with advanced training by completing a General Practice Residency at the Veterans Affairs Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center. Upon completion of training, Dr. Ho began her private practice in the San Gabriel Valley while also teaching as a part-time clinical faculty at her alma mater, UCLA School of Dentistry.
Dentistry is an ever-evolving specialty and Dr. Ho understands the importance of continuing education to keep her practice state-of-the-art. She spends countless hours taking advanced esthetics, occlusion, implant, and treatment planning courses to stay at the forefront of dentistry. This is to ensure that she provides her patients with the best care possible. Dr. Ho has achieved Invisalign Preferred Provider Status, which requires successful completion of multiple advanced Invisalign Orthodontics courses. She is also an active participant in a local multi-disciplinary study group focused on comprehensive treatment planning.
Dr. Ho is passionate about dentistry because she can combine science with art to create beautiful, and more importantly, healthy smiles. Dr. Ho upholds the highest level of ethics and integrity. She understands the unique needs of each individual patient. As a patient, you can be certain she will listen to your concerns and develop a relationship with you to form the right treatment plan. Dr. Ho considers her patients an extension of her own family.
As a dental professional and educator, Dr. Ho believes the optimal care she can provide is through patient education, coupled with a gentle touch. Dr. Ho emphasizes preventative care and will ensure you understand how to maintain a beautiful and healthy smile. Her support staff and associate dentists also hold the same beliefs and values, ensuring a comfortable and positive experience during each and every visit.
When Dr. Ho is not shopping around for dental technology, she spends her free time enjoying the latest box office hit, testing out new recipes, keeping fit at the gym, planning her next vacation, and cheering for the L.A. Lakers.